Golder Associates creates new engineering scholarships at UBC

Golder Associates has donated $30,000 to create a scholarship at UBC’s Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering.The scholarship will support graduate student research on issues such as mine closure financial assurance policies and practices in Canada and also international jurisdictions.

Golder Associates raised funds for the scholarship at the sixth International Mine Closure Conference, a not-for-profit event that the global, employee-owned company organized in 2011 for leaders in the mining industry.